Residents whose property was damaged by the March 8 floods will receive some relief from the City of Minden while rebuilding.
During Monday’s Minden City Council meeting, the council unanimously approved a resolution waiving permit fees for homeowners affected by the flood.
“The City and city council thought it was a good way to extend our sympathy to those affected,” Mayor Tommy Davis said during the meeting. “To maintain our accreditation, we have to continue to issues permits, but are at no cost to those affected.”
Also during the meeting, the Minden Police Department added to its ranks.
The council unanimously approved Brandon Coker,